mHealth Capital Corp. agrees to purchase Heltheo, Inc., maker of mobile enhanced PMR

By Tim Bredrup mHealth Capital Corp., a capital pool company, announces they have entered into a letter of intent to purchase Heltheo Inc., which provides a “patient centric” patient medical record (PMR). Heltheo disgtinguishes itself from other PMR products by offering  subscribing patients an “eNurse” available 24/7. The eNurse can be accessed via phone, email or via […]

Unbound Medicine and American Academy of Pediatrics announce new mobile platforms and content

By Tim Bredrup Unbound Medicine, a leader in knowledge management solutions for health care, announces new mobile platforms and resources at Pediatric Care Online (PCO) from the American Acadamy of Pediatrics (AAP).  PCO is now available as a downloadable native application for iPad and Windows Phone.  Simultaneously, important new clinical information was added to the […]

The First Academic Journal on Apple’s Newsstand is a Medical One

The introduction of the British Medical Journal to Newsstand marks an interesting point in the world of academic journals. Using the iPad as a content delivery platform ensures that
access to essential information is now quicker, simpler and most importantly easier than ever before. By improving content delivery, the BMJ, Newsstand and the iPad ensure that the latest evidence based information is in the hands of physicians in the most important place: on the front line

Mobile technology use by physicians on the job may increase malpractice risk

By Tim Bredrup Advancements in mobile technology has the potential to influence healthcare in many ways.  However, not all of these ways are positive.  The digital innovation we’ve seen in devices  such as smart phones and tablets have the potential to distract health care professionals on the job, and possibly leading to an increase in […]